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Title The Psychology of women : ongoing debates / edited by Mary Roth Walsh
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [1987]


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 W'PONDS  155.633 Wal/Pow  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 484 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Part I. Psychoanalytic theory and the psychology of women -- Female psychology : a review / Shahla Chehrazi -- From Freud to feminist personality theory : getting here from there / Hannah Lerman -- Vulnerability to violence : masochism as process / Natalie Shainess -- The myth of women's masochism / Paula J. Caplan -- Part II. Femaleness and psychological health -- Mental illness and psychiatric treatment among women / Walter R. Gove -- Mental illness and psychiatric treatment among women : a response / Marilyn Johnson -- What is this PMS? / Katharina Dalton -- Premenstrual emotionality : is biology destiny? / Randi Daimon Koeske -- Cyclic estrogen-progesterone therapy / Penny Wise Budoff -- Depression in middle-aged women : social circumstances versus estrogen deficiency / John B. McKinlay and Sonja M. McKinlay -- Part III. New theories and evidence in the psychology of women -- Toward an understanding of achievement-related conflicts in women / Matina S. Horner -- Psychometric properties and underlying assumptions of four objective measures of fear of success / Michele A. Paludi -- Probing the promise of androgyny Gender schema theory and its implications for child development : raising gender-aschematic children in a gender-schematic society / Sandra Lipsitz Bem -- Femininsm and difference : gender, relation, and difference in psychoanalytic perspective / Nancy Chodorow -- On The reproduction of mothering : a methodological debate / Alice S. Rossi -- In a different voice : women's conceptions of self and morality / Carol Gilligan -- Listening to a different voice : a review of Gilligan's In a different voice / Anne Colby and William Damon -- Part IV. Social issues affecting women -- Sex differences in mathematical reasoning ability : more facts / Camilla Persson Benbow and Julian Stanley -- Social forces shape math attitudes and performance / Jacquelynne S. Eccles and Janis E. Jacobs -- Should you stay home with your baby? / Burton L. White -- Children of working mothers : what the research tells us -- The psychological reaction of patients to legalized abortion / Joy D. Osofsky and Howard J. Osofsky -- Women's responses to abortion : implications for post-abortion support groups / Karen M. Lodl, Ann McGettigan and Janette Bucy -- The lesbian as a 'single' woman / Nanette Gartrell -- Psychoanalytic perspective on female homosexuality : a discussion of 'The lesbian as a 'single' woman' / Charles W. Socarides -- Exposure to explicit sexual materials and sexual assault : a review of behavioral and social science research / Richard Green -- Do sexually violent media indirectly contribute to antisocial behavior? / Neil M. Malamuth
Analysis Women Psychology
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes
Includes index
Subject Women -- Psychology.
Women -- psychology.
Author Walsh, Mary Roth.
LC no. 87006167
ISBN 0300039654 (alk. paper)
0300039662 (paperback: alk. paper)